All Shops
We're still open for business, read our Covid-19 statement here

British Wildlife

8 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published eight times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £40 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £18 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Ecology  Ecological Theory & Practice

Ecology (International Edition)

Textbook New Edition
By: William D Bowman(Author), Sally D Hacker(Author)
650 pages, colour photos, colour illustrations, colour tables
Ecology (International Edition)
Click to have a closer look
  • Ecology (International Edition) ISBN: 9781605359281 Edition: 5 Paperback Oct 2020 In stock
    £49.99
    #250430
Price: £49.99
About this book Contents Customer reviews Biography Related titles

About this book

The bestselling textbook for undergraduate ecology courses, Ecology is an easy-to-read and well-organized text for instructors and students to explore the basics of the field. Bowman and Hacker motivate students with an engaging case study-driven, conceptual approach that highlights relevant applications and data-driven examples.

Contents

1. The Web of Life

Unit 1: Organisms and Their Environment
2. The Physical Environment
3. The Biosphere
4. Coping with Environmental Variation: Temperature and Water
5. Coping with Environmental Variation: Energy

Unit 2: Evolutionary Ecology
6. Evolution and Ecology
7. Life History
8. Behavioral Ecology

Unit 3: Populations
9. Population Distribution and Abundance
10. Population Dynamics
11. Population Growth and Regulation

Unit 4: Species Interactions
12. Predation
13. Parasitism
14. Competition
15. Mutualism and Commensalism

Unit 5: Communities
16. The Nature of Communities
17. Change in Communities
18. Biogeography
19. Species Diversity in Communities

Unit 6: Ecosystems
20. Production
21. Energy Flow and Food Webs
22. Nutrient Supply and Cycling

Unit 7: Applied and Large-Scale Ecology
23. Conservation Biology
24. Landscape Ecology and Ecosystem Management
25. Global Ecology

Appendix: Some Metric Measurements Used in Ecology

Customer Reviews

Biography

William D. Bowman is Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Director of the Mountain Research Station at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Sally D. Hacker is Professor of Integrative Biology at Oregon State University, Corvallis.

Textbook New Edition
By: William D Bowman(Author), Sally D Hacker(Author)
650 pages, colour photos, colour illustrations, colour tables
Media reviews

"Ecology is a well-structured and sufficiently detailed introductory exposure to the field of ecology, with excellent supporting materials to enable a quantitative understanding of the fundamentals of ecology."
– Brian Benscoter, Florida Atlantic University

"A great ecology text with all the major concepts introduced and clear examples needed to give undergraduates a solid background in ecology."
– Stephen Conrad, Indiana Wesleyan University

"Ecology is an easy-to-ready text that is engaging for students and has broad coverage of the topics that are central to ecology."
– Blaine Griffen, Brigham Young University

"Ecology presents material in a very effective way, while also bringing in lots of real world literature and captivating examples."
– Patrick Cain, George Gwinnett College

Current promotions
British WildlifeWNPBest of Winter 2020Order your free copy of our 2020 equipment catalogue